One of the most loved patterns available from Kate Davies. Cables are delicately crafted to form a yoke of owls on an otherwise simple sweater in bulky weight yarn. Eyes of the owls can be small buttons or sequins. Select the BABY OWLET Version and the KID OWLET Version of this sweater here.
Kit includes pattern and yarn. Buttons or sequins not included. Sizes with similar skein counts are combined for kit purposes only. Pattern includes 7 individual sizes.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Purelife British Sheep Breeds Chunky by Rowan (100% Wool; 100g/120yds): 5 (6, 6, 7, 8) Skeins
ALTERNATE YARN: Lamb's Pride Bulky by Brown Sheep Co (85% Wool / 15% Mohair; 113g/125yds): 5 (6, 6, 6, 7) Skeins
ALTERNATE YARN: Merino Chunky by O-Wool (100% Organic Merino Wool; 100g/146 yds): 4 (4, 5, 6, 6) skeins.
SIZE: XS (16 owls), S (17 owls), M (18 owls), L (19 owls), XL (20 owls), XXL (21 owls), XXXL (22 owls), 4XL (24 owls)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Bust- 30/32/34/36 (38, 40, 42, 44/46/48/50)"
NEEDLES: Size US 10.5 / 6.5mm circular needles and set of Double Points; Size US 10 / 6.0mm Circular needle and set of Double Points, or size needed to obtain gauge.
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch Markers, Stitch holders, Cable needle, Tapestry needle, 2 buttons or sequins per owl for eyes
YARDAGE: 540 - 850 yds.
SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner
GAUGE: 13 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches in stocking stitch
Owls images courtesy of Kate Davies